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Staff Assist Program

The Best of Both Worlds: In-Center Care at Home

Woman taking blood pressureHome hemodialysis treatments can be performed by a Fresenius Medical Care trained caregiver in the comfort of your home, providing the “hands-on” dialysis treatment you need during regularly scheduled visits to your home.

Fresenius specialists will work with your private insurance provider to qualify your eligibility for this program. Private pay arrangements are also an option. Fresenius Staff Assist caregivers are licensed nurses or patient care technicians expertly trained to deliver hemodialysis in the home setting. You will receive the same high standard of quality as in Fresenius dialysis facilities, but in the comfort of your home.

Advantages of Fresenius Staff Assist:

  • Adds greater flexibility to your lifestyle
  • Eliminates the need for a dialysis partner
  • Eliminates the 3 trips per week to the clinic

Support services to ensure success at home:

  • Physician-supervised program, managed by clinical care team
  • Medical social services
  • Nutrition services
  • Ongoing patient education
  • Equipment maintenance services
  • Supply and inventory management

Staff Assist program details:

  • Service is provided every day, 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM
  • Toll-free telephone support, staffed by nurses 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Scheduled clinic visits for follow-up, once a month